The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Solihull region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 7 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 11.39% 10.53% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.52% 15.15% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -10.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 66 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 78.48% 69.47% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 5
Average daily rate £325 £388 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +35.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £518 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
PRINCE2
West Midlands

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Solihull region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (40.00%) LAN
3 11 (36.67%) Project Management
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (16.67%) Rational Rose
8 4 (13.33%) MS Project
8 4 (13.33%) UML
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (10.00%) Change Management
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (10.00%) B2B
10 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
10 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.67%) Network Management
10 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
10 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
11 1 (3.33%) Retail

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Change Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Project Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Project Planner
4 2 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.33%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (36.67%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) UML
4 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Document Management
7 1 (3.33%) Use Case
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft